Reluctant in a Sentence 🔊

Definition of Reluctant

unwilling; not wanting to take some action

Examples of Reluctant in a sentence

Though he was reluctant to try the sushi, the man found it to be quite delicious. 🔊

Having just met her, the man was reluctant to trust that she would keep his secret.  🔊

As he just purchased a new Cadillac, he was reluctant to have a valet park it. 🔊

Though she had gotten her license last year, the father was reluctant to let his daughter drive.  🔊

The doctor was reluctant to release his patient from the care of the hospital.  🔊

Because of his history of cheating, the girl was reluctant to take him back.  🔊

After losing the bet, the gambler was reluctant to give away his prized watch.  🔊

He was reluctant to give away his money that he had worked so hard to earn, but he knew donating it would be good for everyone.  🔊

Though she was in a crowded church, the woman was reluctant to leave her purse unattended.  🔊

Having never eaten seafood before, the man was reluctant to try sushi.  🔊

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